ASSA ABLOY Academy Newsletter Issue2 April 2022

Welcome to the April Edition of ASSA ABLOY Academy

This month we’re focusing on the locksmith profession with insights from Academy Training Specialist Chad Tibbets, who not only has a ton of experience in the trade but also tremendous respect for it. He offers his advice for those who have been in the industry a while and those who are just thinking about jumping in.

We also shine the spotlight on Chad in our Meet the Team section where you’ll get a glimpse at how his love for well-made contraptions and working with his hands were part of what motivated him to get into locksmithing.

See what’s new with our Mobile Installation Training showroom, learn what our MSC program can do for your business, and check out three months’ worth of valuable upcoming training events and featured product courses so you give yourself plenty of time to register.

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Heidi Pascale, CMM
Senior Director, Experiential Marketing & Training
Door Security Solutions
ASSA ABLOY Openings Solutions

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Locksmith Training: The Investment That Can Expand Your Horizons

The locksmith profession is one of the oldest in the world. It’s also among the most vital in the securityindustry. Who hasn’t lost a key or been locked out somewhere and needed to hire one? While rekeyingand replacing locks is a very important function and what the public is likely most familiar with, thetrade extends far beyond that. In fact, it can be quite complex, and there’s always something new tolearn.Get insights from Academy Training Specialist Chad Tibbets on what’s new in locksmithing and what ittakes to build on your expertise.

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The MIT is Back on the Road!

Be on the lookout for the ASSA ABLOY Academy Mobile Installation Training (MIT) showroom. It could be headed to a location near you soon. Find out more about the program and book a stopfor your neck of the woods.

 

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Join the Best!

As a locksmith, have you ever wanted to be part of an elite group of security professionals committed toproviding superior service, installation, and support for ASSA ABLOY Door Opening Solutions? Consider joining the ASSA ABLOY MSC (Medeco Security Center) program.

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ASSA ABLOY Academy Training Events
       
  April 2022  
 

Choosing the Correct Tools and Methods for Installing Commercial Hardware

Thursday, April 14, 2022
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

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Basic Architectural Hardware

 

Tuesday, April 26, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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Curries Factory Training

Monday, April 18 - April 22, 2022
8:00 AM - Noon EDT Each Day

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SARGENT Installed Hardware: Adjustments & Features

Wednesday, April 27, 2022
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

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Ease of Doing Business with ASSA ABLOY

Wednesday, April 20, 2022
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT

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  May 2022  
 

Basic Architectural Hardware

Tuesday, May 3, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CDT

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Corbin Russwin 3-Day Distributor Training

Tuesday, May 17, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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Door Controls Workshop

Wednesday, May 4, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CDT

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Ceco Products and Applications

Wednesday, May 18, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM MDT

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SARGENT 1-DAY Distributor Training

Thursday, May 5, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CDT

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Curries Products and Applications

Thursday, May 19, 2022
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM MDT

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Door Controls Workshop

Tuesday, May 10, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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Ceco Factory Training Modules 1 - 5

Monday, May 23 - 27 2022
8:00 AM - Noon EDT Each Day

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Fundamentals of Doors and Frames

Tuesday, May 17, 2022
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM MDT

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   June 2022   
 

Ceco Products and Applications

Wednesday, June 1, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CDT

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SARGENT 3-Day Distributor Training

Tuesday, June 7, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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Electronic Opening Solutions

Wednesday, June 1 - 3, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM PDT Each Day

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Corbin Russwin 1-Day Distributor Training

Wednesday, June 8, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CDT

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Curries Products and Applications 

Tuesday, June 2, 2022
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM CDT

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Door Controls Workshop

Tuesday, June 9, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM CDT

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Hands-On Wiring Workshop

Tuesday, June 7, 2022
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT

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Hands-On Wiring Workshop

Tuesday, June 21, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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Glass Solutions

Tuesday, June 7, 2022
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM CDT

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Hands-On Wiring Workshop

Tuesday, June 23, 2022
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT

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Meet Chad Tibbets

Training Specialist, ASSA ABLOY Academy 

He’s a person who loves well-made things, which include the products he gets to train people on. Along with the opportunity to help locksmiths grow their skills, Chad says ASSA ABLOY’s culture as an ethical company that truly cares about people is among the main reasons he enjoys working with the Academy so much. 

When he’s not in the classroom, his passion for working with his hands has Chad tinkering with some unique marvels of technology at home.

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